CEO: Digital Company

  • Initiate International
  • Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Nov 18, 2020
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Job Description

We have an amazing career opportunity for a Chief Executive Officer to join a leading multinational telecoms company at their offices in Johannesburg. They are looking for someone who will be responsible for defining, implementing, delivering and maintaining growth strategy in line with board approved vision and mission in order to deliver on shareholders’ value across dimensions. Does this job sound like the perfect challenge you’ve been looking for? Keep reading!

Your key job responsibilities as the Chief Executive Officer in Johannesburg will include:

  • Lead the creation and focused execution of the business strategy
  • Ensure effective implementation of the strategy by means of providing direction, structure, frameworks, models, plans and roadmaps as well as processes and governance
  • Oversee regular review of the organisational strategy and roadmap to ensure its alignment with the changing dynamics of the internal and external ecosystem
  • Accountable for major corporate decisions
  • Sustainable growth and commercial performance
  • Accountable for a customer obsessed and healthy company culture that will enable meaningful and customer centred innovation
  • Accountable for ethical operations and open communication between the Board and the team
  • Governance
  • Report on a periodic basis to Executive Digital and FinTech relating to progress made within the business and in accordance with the measurement metrics set by the organization
  • Responsible for effective allocation of capital and commercial management
  • Operational delivery
  • Define and implement an organization wide talent attraction, development and retention strategy
  • Accountable for inspiring employee engagement and optimizing human capital

Requirements for this Chief Executive Officer job in Johannesburg:

  • 10+ years successful track records as senior commercial lead of a digital company
  • Minimum of 4 year tertiary degree (Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, Engineering or related field) coupled with MBA or Masters would be a plus
  • Track record of: creating a vision for success, driving commercial growth, inspiring employee engagement, anticipating customer needs, and achieving significant market share
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, self-driven and ability to motivate a fast-paced team
  • Understanding emerging markets advantageous
  • Worked across diverse cultures and geographies
  • Pan Africa multi-cultural experience is advantageous
  • Attitude of Innovation, inventiveness and thought leadership
  • Willing and flexible to travel within Africa

If you meet the above requirements for this Chief Executive Officer job in Johannesburg, we would love to hear from you! Please send your CV through to jhb@initiateinternational.co.za today! If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist.

Salary

Negotiable